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Poster: snow_and_rain Date: Jul 22, 2012 3:48am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Wow! Guns generate more comments than Grateful Dead???

Sorry, but this all seems weirdly light-hearted after such a tragedy. But the larger point is how disgusting it is that the pro-gun crowd always feels the need to rally after something like this happens. I still can't buy a joint, but this nut had no problem buying an assault weapon and thousands of rounds of ammo. Something's wrong there.

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Poster: William Tell Date: Jul 22, 2012 6:08am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Wow! Guns generate more comments than Grateful Dead???

Oh yeah, couldn't agree more...if I come off as conflicted, just color me as unable to resist "disengaging" myself from the whole scene (I refuse to be caught up in hand wringing, unproductively at this distance, nor reactionary solution suggestions, ie, more guns). I voiced my thoughts on arming everyone--bad--but then transitioned into light and airy...sorry, my bad; it's what I do "here" as I don't think we can really do anything else right "here"...

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Poster: snow_and_rain Date: Jul 22, 2012 7:37am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Wow! Guns generate more comments than Grateful Dead???

It's all good. Venting completed.

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Poster: user unknown Date: Jul 22, 2012 1:46pm
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Wow! Guns generate more comments than Grateful Dead???

+1 Sir William

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Poster: Jacky Hughes Date: Jul 22, 2012 5:53am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Wow! Guns generate more comments than Grateful Dead???

@snow_and_rain: I totally agree with your comment.

It seems to be a cycle that just can't be broken.

I'm just glad that I live in a country where there are legal restrictions on weapons.
It's not perfect, but it is the right direction definitely.